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Avalon Guest House

167 Citadel Road | The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2HU, England
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Ranked #74 of 82 Plymouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

I stayed here last month n I think it's a lovely place to stay! Owners are lovely, staff are great! This is a B and B, people should stop moaning if you require a 5* then go some were else!! Stop moaning! My room was clean (and so were cups) Overall I will come back !!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

we booked a family room with a ensuite.the ceiling paper was coming away from the ceiling,the windows wouldnt close so you could hear noise from outside.the bedding wasnt the best.the ensuite was nice but the bedroom wasnt hovered or cleaned all weekend which is not good.the whole place could do with a refurbish as it is not worth the money... More

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

My husband and I arrived looking forward to a night with our family and then a weeks holiday abroad starting on the saturday morning but this B & B wasnt to be the start we expected. I was actually quite shocked that a B & B of this standard could exsist. The room was unclean, the cups for having tea... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012 via mobile

All the reviews which say 'avoid' should be listened it! Not sure where to start, tiny rooms, damp smell in rooms, dirty carpet, lights don't work, open pipework in room, dirty (shared) bathroom. I dont want to sound unfair but genuinely cannot find 1 thing i like about this place and the love has long been lost for this 'guest... More

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Hemsworth
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

I don't normally bother to read reviews before booking, but this was certainly a mistake. When we arrived we were shown to our room and told that it had not been hoovered, as the hoover was broken. The carpet looked as if there were lots of dog hairs on it. We were told that by the time we returned later... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

I booked a room trough paypal the day prior arrival for 3 nights, for some reason I booked one day to early and didnt realise so I got there a day late. The welcoming I got from the land lady was. " You have lost your first night and You will not be geting any refund for it" I was... More

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Lancs
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14 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

Whilst I dont object to payng on arrival, It would of been nice to of been shown the room first. When staying somewhere I usually ask myself 2 questions; 1, Would I let my Mother stay here ? 2, Is it as nice as or better than home ? Well with regard to number 1; No I wouldn't let my... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012 via mobile

For the money they charge this place should be avoided. Booked here because we wanted something a bit more homely than the local premier inn and were willing to pay a bit more. Three words: not worth it. For £120 for 2 nights you get: a double bed which is 2 singles of different heights pushed together, holes in the... More

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Penzance, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

We booked a room for the night but had to cancel due to a hospital appointment. Although we gave many weeks notice of the cancellation in line with the booking terms on the website we were not refunded any money. Weeks and weeks of poor excuses and lies have led to no refund or apology, even the threat of legal... More

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UK
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011 via mobile

Not very impressive. Pokey, not v clean. Blown lightbulb in bedside light. Empty soap dispenser in shared bathroom. Stale smoke smell. Mattress springs made themselves known. Friendly staff though.

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Also Known As:
Avalon Hotel Plymouth
Address: 167 Citadel Road | The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2HU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
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Ranked #74 of 82 B&Bs / Inns in Plymouth
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